24 Awesome Cannabis Events in California in 2019

There are plenty of reasons to be excited about cannabis events in 2019. The marijuana industry is host to the hottest job market in the United States and people are finding new ways to provide value.

At a national level, the markets are booming. In California, communities are working together to make sure The Golden State is a major player.

Knowing that Californians are ahead of the curve, it comes as no surprise that cannabis events in California are at an all-time high. From small grassroots settings to large ganja conferences, California has a lot to offer when it comes to Cannabis events.

Whether you’re looking to connect with business owners, partake in cannabis-centered meditation classes, or just learn about industry trends, California is the place to be.

The following list of cannabis events in California should keep you busy throughout 2019 and we’ll be sure to share updates for 2020. If the last few years are any indication, it’s going to be a heck of a decade for cannabis, so stay tuned.

Cannabis 411: The Business of Legal Cannabis (Los Angeles)

Do you want to start your own cannabis business? Legal Sales of Marijuana reached $5.8 Billion in 2016. Learn how to get started today.

Location: Santa Monica, California 90017 
Date: July 13, 2019 at 10:30 am
Price: $150

Friday Night High Art

Become a recurring visitor to this event in Santa Rosa. Join them for a discussion about the wine, cannabis, and art scene.

Location: Gallery 105 – 105 4th St Santa Rosa, California 95401 
Date: Every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Price: $Free

Cannabis 101: Radha Yoga in Los Angeles

Go to a yoga class with roots in the cannabis industry. Learn how to center yourself deeper than ever before and begin your weekend on the right foot.

Location: Radha Yoga LA
2525 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90018 
Date: SAT 7/20/2019 4:20 PM – 8:00 PM
Price: $45

Cannabis Dispensary Education

Want to work for a cannabis dispensary? Learn the rules of the trade by attending this cannabis event. Learn more about cannabis events like this.

Location: Modern Buds 3730 East Broadway
Long Beach, California 90803 
Date: SUN 6/09/2019 at 1:00 PM – 06:00 PM
Price: $99

Trailblazers Connect Lunch & Learn – MJ Biz Friendly! (North OC)

Cannabis events are supposed to be fun and this event is no different. Make sure you arrive with a great attitude and enjoy meeting your fellow cannabis community members.

Location: Rutabegorz
211 North Pomona Avenue
Fullerton, California 92832
Date: Every 3rd Wednesday of the month
11:00 am – 12:30 pm (UNTIL: WED – MARCH 18, 2020 – 12:30 PM)
Price: $15

Emerging Legal Trends in the Cannabis Industry Conference 2019

Connect and talk about the future of the cannabis industry. Share knowledge and find ways to innovate. If you’re looking for inspiration, be sure to check out this cannabis event in San Francisco.

Location: The Westin St. Francis SF on Union Square
335 Powell Street
San Francisco, California 94102 
Date: THU 6/27/2019 8:00 AM – 05:30 PM
Price: $895

Curious About Cannabis: What You Need To Know

Don’t know enough about cannabis? Your questions will be answered and your problems will be solved at this local cannabis event. learn about the health benefits of the cannabis plant and discover its original uses. In Fact, long before vaping, there were deeper purposes to this sacred plant and it’s wonderful that these remedies are being rediscovered.

Location: Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center315 Cortsen Road
Pleasant Hill, California 94523, United States
Date: June 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Price: $ 25

Canna-curious about the business of marijuana?

Join this San Francisco cannabis event if you’re curious about how to make the most of your marijuana start-up business. Being “Canna-Curious” now has a whole new meaning.

Location: The Design Boutique, Inc.
650 California Street 7th Floor
San Francisco, California 94108 
Date: WED 06/19/2019 at 06:00 PM – 07:30 PM
Price: $20

Cannabis Events: Medicinal Cannabis 101

If you’re a believer that cannabis can heal, you should join this event. If you’re now realizing the benefits of the medicinal cannabis market, this event will provide you with all the foundational knowledge you’ve been looking for. Be sure to check out cannabis events like this one.

Location: San Marcos Library
2 Civic Center Drive
San Marcos, California 92069 
Date: WED 07/24/2019 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Price: $ Free

Cannabis Coach Birthday Sesh

If you want to attend a kick-Butt cannabis event, look no further than this party in Laguna Beach. Mingle and learn with others in the cannabis world. See event details below:

  1. 18+ with rec card – & must have it on you 21+ with ID –
  2. Flower provided by OC Pharms
  3. Dab Bar provided Infused Eye Candy
  4. Edibles provided by Island Medibles and Chef Brooke Egger

Location: Laguna Beach, California 92651 
Date: SAT 6/22/2019 at 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Price: $15

High Times Cannabis Cup NorCal 2019

Attend this year’s Cannabis Cup in Northern California! The Cannabis Cup is the premier destination for marijuana fans worldwide. Featuring A-list musical performances and hundreds of the best cannabis producers in the world.

Location: Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa
Date: June 1-2
Price: $50

MAPP Monthly Meeting – Morongo Basin/Joshua Tree

This cannabis event is looking to grow! They welcome those who want to become active supporters of marijuana law reform. Join the group on the First Saturday of each month at 11:30 a.m. in Palm Springs/Coachella Valley.

Location: Beatnik Lounge
61597 Twenty-Nine Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, California 92252 
Date: Every 1st Saturday of the month at 3:00 pm –
Price: $Free

Hemp Expo Charity Golf Tournament By E.L.F

Join a fun cannabis event and play some golf. E.L.F is hosting its 1st Annual Cannabis Awards Charity Golf Tournament. Join 200 Golfers and compete in a round of golf, putting contests, and more.

Location: Sand Canyon Country Club
27734 Sand Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, California 9138
Date: FRI 6/28/2019 at 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Price: $50

NCIA’s California Cannabis Business Conference

Check out the NCIA’s next cannabis event in California. This is an industry trade show that is helping California cannabis market grow.

AVAILABLE TICKETS: NCIA MEMBER: Conference & Expo Pass: – EARLY BIRD (Ends 07.31.19) $345 – ADVANCED (Ends 09.11.19) $495 – ONSITE (Begins 10.08.19) $ 695

Location: San Jose McEnery Convention Center
150 West San Carlos Street
San Jose, California 95113
Date: MON 7/22/2019 at 1:30 PM – 3:45 PM
Price: $295

Cannabis Events: The Real History Of Hemp

Learn about the real reason why cannabis became illegal and much more at this California cannabis event. Do you know what nano-enhanced hemp oil is, and why it’s legal in all 50 states? Join Hemp Expert Veronica Kelly to find out about the hemp revolution!

Location: Liberate Hollywood
6365 Selma Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90028
Date: SUN 7/07/2019 at 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Price: $Free

New West Summit 5 – EVOLVE.

Attend the New West Summit in San Francisco, California and learn about Cannabis, Technology, Media, Science & where they meet! Learn how future technology will support the cannabis industry.

Location: Bespoke Event Center Level
4845 Market Street
San Francisco, California 94103 
Date: THU 10/10/2019 at 9:30 AM – 11:00 PM
Price: $100

Cannabinoid & Natural Products Expo

Visit this Cannabis Event in San Diego California and expose yourself to a wide range of cannabis companies as they display there products, industry, knowledge, opportunities.

Location: San Diego, California 92101 , United States
Date: THU 12/05/2019 at 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Price: $350

CannaGrow Expo – Palm Springs

If you’re a cannabis grower you will want to attend this cannabis event in Palm Springs, California. The CannaGrow Expo will be hosted at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Cannabis companies will be displaying their range of products. Speakers will be discussing the cultivation of cannabis, and the art of making concentrates.

Location: Palm Springs Convention Center & Renaissance Palm
888 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, California 92262 
Date: SAT 08/17/2019 at 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Price: $69

Cannabis Drinks Expo

This event will be the largest gathering of cannabis beverage professionals ever! This is the first annual Cannabis Drinks Expo. This cannabis event will not disappoint.

Location: South San Francisco Conference Center
255 S Airport Blvd
South San Francisco, California 94080
Date: THU 7/25/2019 at 11:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Price: $99

Cannabis Events: Runner’s High 5k

Come out and run for a great cause. The funds of this year’s Runner’s High 5K will go towards The UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative and Southern University cannabis research.

Location: Griffith Park
Griffith Park Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90026 
Date: SUN 08/04/2019 at 07:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Price: $30

VR Gaming and Ganja Tour

Talk about an interactive experience! Of you’re looking for a day of fun, check out this cannabis event itinerary!

  1. Group meets at assigned Los Angeles/Hollywood pick-up and drop-off location.
  2. Visit local recreational marijuana shops.
  3. VR game sesh in Hollywood.
  4. Take a V.I.P. 420 tour of famous Hollywood local attractions.
  5. Return group to assigned Los Angeles/Hollywood drop-off location (tour activities may not take place in order as listed above) 

Location: Los Angeles, California 90025, United States
Date: THU 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Price: $ contact (951) 520.6821 for details

Ellementa Marin (Larkspur): Cannabis and CBD Book Event

Attend this cannabis book event to learn about cannabis and how cannabis interacts with your body. The authors of the book will be in full attendance. Meet the authors of Cannabis and CBD for Health and Wellness: Ellementa CEO, Aliza Sherman, and Dr. Junella Chin, MD.

Location: Yogaworks Larkspur Landing
2019 Larkspur Landing Cir
Larkspur, California, 94939 
Date: WED 06/12/2019 at 06:30 PM – 08:30 PM
Price: $10

THC Fair – San Luis Obispo

This cannabis event in California is a 2-Day THC Fair where cannabis industry leaders will exhibit their products and ideas.

Location: Alex Madonna Expo Center
100 Madonna Rd
San Luis Obispo, California, 93405
Date: SAT 06/08/2019 at 10:00 AM – 04:30 PM
Price: $13

The Free Marijuana Tour

Attend this free cannabis tour and learn about the history, science, criminal reform, and culture of cannabis. Explore SF and learn about influential marijuana figures, landmarks, and the future of California’s industry.

Location: Union Square
Corner of Powell and Post Street
San Francisco, California 94117 
Date: WED 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
10:00 am – 11:00 am UNTIL: SAT – DECEMBER 28, 2019 – 11:00 AM )
Price: $Free

With more and more cannabis events posted each month, be sure to check back with CannaInsiders for updates. In addition, be sure to check out cannabis jobs near you.